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The Resource The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (videorecording)

The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (videorecording)

Label
The music man
Title
The music man
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Title variation
Meredith Willson's The music man
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A musical instrument salesman posing as a professor arrives in a small town and drums up business by convincing the townspeople to start a boys' band
Awards note
Academy Award winner for Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment (Ray Heindorf)
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; choreography by Onna White ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: G
  • K-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English or French
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M8 1999
PerformerNote
Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford, Ron Howard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1987
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1924-2003
  • 1897-1987
  • 1901-1976
  • 1902-1984
  • 1919-2003
  • 1914-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Preston, Robert
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Hackett, Buddy
  • Gingold, Hermione
  • Ford, Paul
  • Howard, Ron
  • Willson, Meredith
  • Hargrove, Marion
  • DaCosta, Morton
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Runtime
151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marching bands
  • Swindlers and swindling
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Meredith Willson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
  • Includes "Right here in River City : the making of Meredith Willson's The music man", introduction by Shirley Jones, production notes and theatrical trailers for The music man and The unsinkable Molly Brown
Bar code
31223081060239
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format; special edition.
Extent
1 DVD (151 min.)
Isbn
9780790738154
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surrround; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Meredith Willson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
  • Includes "Right here in River City : the making of Meredith Willson's The music man", introduction by Shirley Jones, production notes and theatrical trailers for The music man and The unsinkable Molly Brown
Bar code
31223081060239
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format; special edition.
Extent
1 DVD (151 min.)
Isbn
9780790738154
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surrround; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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